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Friday, 12 Jul 2013

Vine for Android Gets an Update and a New Widget

Vine for Android Gets an Update and a New Widget

Twitter releases another update to the Android version of Vine, bringing it closer in terms of functionality to the iOS version. Hit the jump for more details on the update.

Report: Downtrend of PC Shipments Continues with 11% Decline in Q2

Report: Downtrend of PC Shipments Continues with 11% Decline in Q2

PC shipments have continued to decline since they registered their sharpest drop in the first quarter of this year. According to data from IDC and Gartner, their global shipment levels have dropped roughly 11% in Q2, year-on-year. Lenovo is the top PC vendor now, taking the crown from HP.

Thursday, 11 Jul 2013

Rumor: Apple to Use IGZO Displays for iPads and MacBooks in 2014

Rumor: Apple to Use IGZO Displays for iPads and MacBooks in 2014

Apple is rumored to be making a switch to using IGZO displays for the iPad and MacBook. This is according to Patently Apple who said the move by the company was to reduce power consumption of these devices.

Moto X Smartphone has Rumored US$500 Million Marketing Budget

Moto X Smartphone has Rumored US$500 Million Marketing Budget

Google is said to have allowed Motorola Mobility to spend US$500 million or more to market the upcoming Moto X smartphone globally. In 2012, Samsung and Apple spent S$400 million and US$333 million respectively on marketing mobile devices in the US.

Bluebox Releases Free Security App to Check for Vulnerability in Android Devices

Bluebox Releases Free Security App to Check for Vulnerability in Android Devices

Mobile security firm Bluebox just released an app which scans your Android device for the vulnerability reported a week ago.

Microsoft Delivers More Fixes for Windows 8.1 Preview

Microsoft Delivers More Fixes for Windows 8.1 Preview

For the second consecutive week since Microsoft released the public preview of Windows 8.1, the company has delivered several bug fixes for the preview OS.

Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013

Yahoo Mail for Android Gets Dropbox Integration

Yahoo Mail for Android Gets Dropbox Integration

Yahoo has just announced built in Dropbox integration on its Yahoo Mail Android app. The integration allows Yahoo Mail users to easily send and receive large attachments like documents, photos and video using Dropbox.

Images and Specs of LG Optimus G2 Leaked (Update)

Images and Specs of LG Optimus G2 Leaked (Update)

LG's upcoming flagship model, the Optimus G2 is alleged to sport a 5.2-inch Full-HD display, a 13-megapixel rear camera and buttons at the rear. (Update: Images and a hands-on video have surfaced online. Hit the link to find out more.)

Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013

Fujifilm Announces Entry-level X-M1 Mirrorless Camera & Two New Lenses (Updated)

Fujifilm Announces Entry-level X-M1 Mirrorless Camera & Two New Lenses (Updated)

A day after it was leaked, Fujifilm has announced the X-M1, an entry-level camera for Fujifilm's X-series together with two new lenses. The camera will be the lightest and most compact in Fujifilm's mirrorless series, and it'll be the first to feature a tilting LCD as well as built-in Wi-Fi.

Attack on Club Nintendo Fan Site Compromises 24,000 Accounts

Attack on Club Nintendo Fan Site Compromises 24,000 Accounts

Mass login attacks on the Nintendo fan site Club Nintendo has lead to approximately 24,000 accounts being compromised. Besides login passwords hackers made away with user information such as real names, addresses, phone numbers and e-mail addresses.

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